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音読み (おんよみ): チ

訓読み (くんよみ): し・る

部首 (ぶしゅ): 矢 (やへん)

Meaning: know, wisdom

Notes:

知育

ちいく
intellectual training

知識

ちしき
knowledge, intelligence

知らせ

しらせ
notice, notification

 

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Written by bunkalearner

2010/08/04 at 8:02 am

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音読み (おんよみ):  カ

訓読み (くんよみ): うた、うた・う

部首 (ぶしゅ):欠(あくび)

Meaning: song, sing

Notes:

歌集

かしゅう
anthology, book of poetry

鼻歌

はなうた
humming

歌手

かしゅ
a singer

 

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Kanji originally posted 2009.12.27 8:41

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2010/07/27 at 8:13 am

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音読み (おんよみ):  セイ、ショウ

訓読み (くんよみ): ほし

部首 (ぶしゅ):日(ひ)

Meaning: star

Notes:

火星

かせい
Mars

明星

みょうじょう
morning star; preeminent person or movie/theater star; Lucifer (?)

星空

ほしぞら
starry sky

 

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Kanji originally posted 2009.12.25 8:15

Part or all of English definition is from  KANJIDIC — property of the Electronic Dictionary Research and Development Group, used in conformance with the Group’s licenceDonate to the WWWJDIC project. Stroke order diagrams licensed from Kanji Cafe.

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2010/07/25 at 8:15 am

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音読み (おんよみ): キ

訓読み (くんよみ): しる・す

(ぶしゅ):言(ごんべん)

Meaning:  record, scribe, account, narrate

Notes:

記念

きねん
anniversary, commenmoration

“museum poster (寅さん記念館) #4070” from Flickr member Nemo’s great uncle.  (Click image to enlarge, original image is here.)

記名

きめい
to sign or register your name

記す

しるす
write down, remember

 

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Kanji originally posted 2009.11.23 8:10

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2010/06/23 at 8:10 am

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音読み (おんよみ): ケイ、ギョウ

訓読み (くんよみ): かた、かたち

部首 (ぶしゅ):彡(さんづくり)

Meaning:  shape, form, style

Notes:

長方形

ちょうほうけい
rectangle, oblong

人形

にんぎょう
doll

形見

かたみ
momento, souvenir

 

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Kanji originally posted 2009.11.08 14:52

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2010/06/08 at 7:52 am

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音読み (おんよみ): ホウ

訓読み (くんよみ): かた

部首 (ぶしゅ):方(ほう)

Meaning:  direction, person, alternative

Notes:

長方形

ちょうほうけい
rectangle, oblong

方言

ほうげん
dialect

明け方

あけがた
dawn

 

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Kanji originally posted 2009.11.07 14:18

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2010/06/07 at 8:18 am

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音読み (おんよみ): チョウ

訓読み (くんよみ): なが・い

部首 (ぶしゅ):長(ながい)

Meaning:  long, leader/chief

Notes:

長方形

ちょうほうけい
rectangle, oblong

長年

ながねん
long years, over long years.  Usually this is used 長年の[noun/verb]

 

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Kanji originally posted 2009.11.06 7:57

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2010/06/06 at 7:57 am